Area Info

Gulf Shores, Alabama is one of the most popular vacation destinations on the Gulf Coast. Whether you’re browsing through the area’s numerous Gulf Shores, AL condos for sale, or looking for a vacation condo, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico and.  In the West Beach area, around Little Lagoon, downtown Gulf Shores is close. When you’re not lounging on the beach or playing in the water, there area  number of outdoor activities that the whole family can enjoy. Gulf State Park is located in the eastern end of Gulf Shores and features a number of hiking trails, camping grounds, the second largest fishing pier on the Gulf Coast, and a zip line attraction.

Gulf Shores is divided into two different areas: one is known as East Beach and the other is West Beach. East Beach borders Gulf State Park and is popular for its relaxing atmosphere. West Beach is a narrow strip of land between the Gulf of Mexico to the south and Little Lagoon to the north. This area is a popular choice for vacationers because of the Gulf and the Lagoon, both of which offer spectacular fishing opportunities;  Gulf Shores also offers quite a few condos with boat slips. To the west of West Beach is the unincorporated community of Fort Morgan, with long stretches of undeveloped beaches with protected dunes and, at the farthest point, the historical site of the original Fort Morgan military base.

Lighthouse is one of the most popular Gulf-front condos in Gulf Shores. Over the years, the development has cemented its place in Gulf Shores with its fantastic amenity package, beautiful units, and ideal location in East Beach. Other similar condos in Gulf Shores include Lagoon Tower and San Carlos.  We’ve included exclusive aerial imagery of the Gulf Coast including area attactions, condos, subdivisions and numerous other landmarks and scenic opportunities in general.

Orange Beach, AL condos for sale is very similar and the city is a lot like Gulf Shores.  The Wharf and its Amphitheater has grown tremendously and throughout the year, hosts some of the largest names in entertainment.  With the mild climate, these concerts take place all year long and other activities, like fishing, events and festivals and other outdoor activities also don’t change due to harsh Winter months.  The coldest month on the Alabama Gulf Coast is January and averages 53 degree.  Compared to other spots, this might be considered warm.

The Florida state line is approximately 15 miles from downtown Gulf Shores and offers a great coastal drive laden with scenic landscape.  The world-famous FloraBama is said to straddle the state line, but it actually sits in Florida.  Another spot in the same category is Ono Island.  While most of the island physically sits in Florida, all Ono Island homes for sale have an Orange Beach, AL address.  This is a beautiful area on the Gulf Coast and the narrow land created opportunities for owners to enjoy great views of the Gulf of Mexico and across the street, may of the Perdido Key, FL condos for sale also offer deep water access and boat slips.  With Perdido Pass only minutes from Perdido Key, accessing the gulf is quick and easy.